Risk Assessment and Management


For over 30 years, Jack Raber, Pharm.D. has worked with hospital, community, home care, and long-term care pharmacies throughout the United States in the area of risk assessment and management since its inception in 1988.  From 1996 to 2002, Dr. Raber served as a member of the Medical Advisory Panel of the Professional Liability Division of the Farmers Insurance Group, lending expertise in matters pertaining to pharmaceutical care, pharmacy practice, and pharmacy risk management.  He has spoken frequently on these topics to a variety of audiences.  Dr. Raber also has extensive experience as a long-term care pharmacy consultant and as a pharmaceutical services consultant to the City of Los Angeles Medical Services Division and Department of Water and Power.


With nearly 50 years of experience at both the practice and administrative levels, Dr. Raber is available to provide risk assessment and management assistance in the following practice areas:

  • Community pharmacy practice
  • Hospital pharmacy practice
  • Inpatient drug distribution systems
  • Pharmacy services in long-term care facilities
  • Pharmacy services in licensed clinics
  • Home care pharmacy practice
  • Pharmaceutical services policies and procedures manuals
  • Regulatory and accreditation agency compliance
  • Collaborative pharmacotherapy protocols
  • Hospital and community pharmacy quality improvement programs
  • Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee functions
  • Clinical pharmacy services

Dr. Raber is an active member of the following professional organizations:

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP)
California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (CSHP)
Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP)
American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP)
American Society for Healthcare Risk Management (ASHRM)
Southern California Association for Healthcare Risk Management (SCAHRM)

All services are specifically tailored to client need and range from per-incident telephone support and single or multiday site visits to ongoing retention as a pharmaceutical services consultant.  Dr. Raber is also available to California-licensed community and hospital pharmacies that require a practice monitor or consultant pursuant to disciplinary actions by the California Board of Pharmacy.

Upon request, a fee schedule will be provided.